Google: The Misinformation Search Engine

The Decline of Google Integrity. Google has committed the cardinal sin of search engines. It is returning skewed results based on the Social Justice Warrior (SJW) biases of its workforce. A search engine whose results can no longer be trusted to be impartial, has no value. I believe Google has reached that tipping point today.… Read More »

MonoGame Tutorial: Building a 2D Game Using C#

In this MonoGame Tutorial, I’ll walk you through the creation of a 2D Game using MonoGame and C#. The game we’ll be creating is called “Bricks”, which is similar to the old “Breakout” arcade game. By the time you complete the tutorial, you’ll be able to create a new MonoGame project. We’ll talk about the… Read More »

Democratic Intolerance And Thug Rule Must Stop

Democratic Intolerance has become an ironic pillar of the Democratic Party, along side its other new pillar: Thug Rule. Instead of winning others over to their point of view through persuasive argument, they force their ideas on others through sheer intimidation. This must stop if Democrats are to regain national relevance. Now, I guess I’m… Read More »

Microsoft UWP – The Un-Wanted Platform

Microsoft UWP – Field of Dreams. They say, if you build it, they will come. But they didn’t come. That’s the dilemma that Microsoft UWP (Universal Windows Platform) faces. Despite throwing the full resources of Microsoft into building a platform that supports mobile, tablets and traditional PC’s, developers and users have remained indifferent to the… Read More »

17 Year Cicadas Invade Northeast Ohio!

17 Year Cicadas are here! It looks like 2016 is the year of the locust in Northeast Ohio! Well, actually, it’s the year of the 17 year cicadas. I remember them from when I was a kid, and back then we called them the 17 year locusts. I do remember them being everywhere, with their… Read More »

Apple Abandons iAd, Unexpected Benefits for Google

Apple Inc. has announced that it is abandoning support for iAd on June 30, 2016. Developers will continue to earn revenue until that date. After that date, Apple will stop serving ads, and will provide a final payout of earnings to developers in September of 2016. iAd was Apple’s mobile advertising platform for iOS devices… Read More »

Automated Plant Watering Using Raspberry Pi

I love house plants, but I can’t seem to keep them alive. I decided to utilize a Raspberry Pi to monitor soil moisture and re-water the plant automatically, sending alerts when the water reservoir is empty, and providing a web service that updates my home page with the latest photo (hourly). I wanted to make… Read More »